Ben McGrath

Ben McGrath is on the staff of The New Yorker.

Culturebox
Feb. 27 2003 3:09 PMIt's a Hip, Hip, Hip WorldBut a new handbook to social savvy can't escape its square future.
Sports Nut
Feb. 14 2002 5:35 PMDon't Believe in MiraclesTeam USA will win hockey gold without one.
Sports Nut
Oct. 12 2001 3:00 AMGive the Devils Their DueHow New Jersey can save the NHL.
Sports Nut
Aug. 30 2001 3:00 AMJapanese ZeroThe statistical case against Ichiro.
Sports Nut
Nov. 19 2002 5:29 PMBaseball's Back-Seat CommissionerFay Vincent likes to grumble about Bud Selig. But could he have done any better?
Sports Nut
Jan. 10 2002 5:06 PMDamn the TorpedoThe NHL needs an innovative offensive scheme. But not this one.
Sports Nut
Oct. 4 2001 11:30 PMThere Ain't No Such Thing as a Clutch HitterBut if there was, Barry Bonds would be a good one.

TODAY IN SLATE

Frame Game

Hard Knocks

I was hit by a teacher in an East Texas public school. It taught me nothing.

Chief Justice John Roberts Says $1,000 Can’t Buy Influence in Congress. Looks Like He’s Wrong.

After This Merger, One Company Could Control One-Third of the Planet's Beer Sales

Hidden Messages in Corporate Logos

If You’re Outraged by the NFL, Follow This Satirical Blowhard on Twitter

Sports Nut

Giving Up on Goodell

How the NFL lost the trust of its most loyal reporters.

How Can We Investigate Potential Dangers of Fracking Without Being Alarmist?

My Year as an Abortion Doula       

  News & Politics
Weigel
Sept. 15 2014 8:56 PM The Benghazi Whistleblower Who Might Have Revealed a Massive Scandal on his Poetry Blog
  Business
Moneybox
Sept. 15 2014 7:27 PM Could IUDs Be the Next Great Weapon in the Battle Against Poverty?
  Life
Dear Prudence
Sept. 16 2014 6:00 AM Can of Worms Prudie offers advice to a letter writer who wants to blackmail a famous ex with tapes of his fetish.
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 15 2014 3:31 PM My Year As an Abortion Doula
  Slate Plus
Tv Club
Sept. 15 2014 11:38 AM The Slate Doctor Who Podcast: Episode 4  A spoiler-filled discussion of "Listen."
  Arts
Brow Beat
Sept. 15 2014 8:58 PM Lorde Does an Excellent Cover of Kanye West’s “Flashing Lights”
  Technology
Future Tense
Sept. 15 2014 4:49 PM Cheetah Robot Is Now Wireless and Gallivanting on MIT’s Campus
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 15 2014 11:00 AM The Comet and the Cosmic Beehive
  Sports
Sports Nut
Sept. 15 2014 9:05 PM Giving Up on Goodell How the NFL lost the trust of its most loyal reporters.